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Product Launch - Buffalo Trace Distillery's 2015 Antique Collection

8 Sep 2015

Sazerac Co has released details of this year's 'Antique Collection' range of American whiskies.

Irish whiskey volume growth eases in US - figures

19 Aug 2015

American and Irish whiskey were the big winners in the US last year, according to new research, although Irish whiskey's volume growth appears to be slowing.

Allied Blenders & Distillers Officer's Choice overtakes Diageo's Smirnoff - figures

10 Aug 2015

Allied Blenders & Distillers Officer's Choice has remained the world's fastest-growing spirits brand in terms of volumes added, beating four other whiskies to the title, according to recent figures.

just the Winners - International Wine & Spirit Competition 2015: Non-Scotch Whisky

23 Jul 2015

Earlier today (23 July), the International Wine & Spirit Competition released the list of full winners for spirits for 2015. Here is the list of 'gold outstanding' and 'gold' winners for whisky, not including Scotch.

just the Winners - International Wine & Spirit Competition 2015: Fruit Spirits, Gin, Liqueurs, Rum, Soju, Tequila, Vermouth, Vodka

23 Jul 2015

Earlier today (23 July), the International Wine & Spirit Competition released the list of full winners for spirits for 2015. Here is the list of 'gold outstanding' and 'gold' winners for Fruit Spirits, Gin, Liqueurs, Rum, Soju, Tequila, Vermouth and Vodka.

Sazerac Co completes Buffalo Trace distribution centre - video

21 Jul 2015

The Sazerac Co has completed the construction of a US$20m distribution centre for its Buffalo Trace Distillery.

Exclusive - Honey Cognac inventor lines up 'Fireball' version

16 Jun 2015

The man behind the first honey Cognac has revealed his next flavour innovation - cinnamon.

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20 May 2015

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14 May 2015

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Round-Up - NPD: Forget Craft Beer; Brewers go Crazy over Flavoured Malt “Cocktails”

25 Feb 2015

The beer industry’s obsession with craft beer may have hit a peak of sorts with Anheuser-Busch InBev’s snarky Super Bowl ad mocking craft beer lovers as soft and undeserving of “brewed the hard way” beer like Budweiser. Controversy aside, large brewers now seem to be looking beyond craft beer as the next great growth opportunity by embracing new flavoured malt beverages (FMBs) proliferating in cocktail-inspired flavours.

Product Launch - Sazerac Co's Taaka Vodka Pineapple, Watermelon

19 Feb 2015

Sazerac Co has added two further flavour variants to its Taaka value vodka range.

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12 Jan 2015

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just the Ten - Top Columnist Comment Pieces of 2014

18 Dec 2014

With the end of the year looming, just-drinks is running a series of 'Top Tens of the Year' in the run-up to Christmas. Here are the ten most read comment pieces written by our regular columnists on just-drinks in 2014.

Product Launch - Sazerac Co's Peychaud’s Whiskey Barrel-Aged Cocktail Bitters

5 Dec 2014

The Sazerac Co has released an extension to its Peychaud's bitters range.

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5 Nov 2014

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Research in Focus - Race to Innovate Blurs Drinks Category Lines

15 Oct 2014

The increasingly fast-paced rise and fall of trends is having a major impact on the global drinks market. Consumers have begun not only to expect, but also demand, the continued innovation of categories and products, according to the IWSR’s Global Trends Report 2014.

Product Launch - Seattle Black Rock Spirits' Hot Donkey cinnamon Tequila

13 Oct 2014

Seattle Black Rock Spirits' Hot Donkey cinnamon Tequila

US: Sazerac Co launches craft unit Bond & Royal Spirits Co

11 Sep 2014

Sazerac Co has set up a new unit aimed at promoting and developing the craft spirits its handles in the US.

Product Launch - US: Sazerac Co's Buffalo Trace Distillery 2014 Antique Collection

5 Sep 2014

Sazerac Co has lined up the launch of this year's antique collection of Buffalo Trace American whiskeys in the US. The five expressions comprise:

RUSSIA/US: Sazerac Co in dark on Russia Bourbon ban claims

5 Aug 2014

US distiller Sazerac Co has said it has not heard from Russian authorities, despite reports that the company is facing a ban of its Kentucky Gentleman Bourbon brand in the country.

just For Subscribers - The week in drinks

16 May 2014

Here are the ten most viewed, subscriber-only items on just-drinks this week:

Comment - Spirits - The Great Bourbon Shortage

15 May 2014

It looks like Sazerac Co's warning a year ago that the world is running out of Bourbon has finally peaked. Earlier this week, the company said it is still short and there's no end in sight. Ian Buxton runs the rule over the matter.

US: Sazerac takes on three Wine Group spirits brands

24 Feb 2014

Sazerac has signed a licensing deal to distribute three of The Wine Group’s spirits brands globally.

just For Subscribers - The week in drinks

7 Feb 2014

Here are the ten most viewed, subscriber-only items on just-drinks this week:

just The Preview - Beam Inc's Q4 & FY

5 Feb 2014

Beam Inc will release its fourth-quarter and year-to-date results today (5 February). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the company's highs and lows in the three months to the end of December.

just Five Years Ago: Constellation Brands sells 'value' spirits portfolio

4 Feb 2014

It's been five years since Constellation Brands offloaded a large chunk of its spirits interests by selling its “value” portfolio to Sazerac Company for US$334m.

Preview of the Year - 2014 - Part III: Spirits

27 Jan 2014

The third part of this month's management briefing, in which Euromonitor considers the year ahead for the global drinks industry, sees Jeremy Cunnington and Spiros Malandrakis look at the spirits category in 2014.

US: Sazerac gives Chila 'Orchata pack revamp

2 Jan 2014

Sazerac has lined up a packaging update for its Chila ‘Orchata flavoured rum brand.

UK: Hi Spirits falls foul of ASA over Fireball blog

23 Oct 2013

Hi Spirits has been reprimanded over the marketing content for the liqueur brand Fireball in the UK after concerns that it encouraged “excessive” drinking.

US: Beam Inc offloads bottling plant to Sazerac

17 Oct 2013

Beam Inc has sold a US bottling plant 18 months after it took over the facility as part of its Pinnacle Vodka purchase.

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